What does the giant panda eat?

Answer Giant pandas are an endangered species of bear that are native to southwest China. Even though giant pandas are carnivores, they live almost exclusively off of bamboo and eat upward of 84 lbs. of t... Read More »

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How are the red panda&giant panda different?

Both the red panda (Ailurus Fulgens) and the giant panda (Ailuropoda Melanoleuca) are endangered due to habitat loss. According to National Geographic, there are only about 1,000 giant pandas left ... Read More »

How big is a giant panda?

The giant panda is native to China and grows to approximately the same size as the American brown bear. Adult pandas may weigh as much as 350 pounds and be 4 to 6 feet long.Source:U.S. Fish and Wil... Read More »

What is the origin of the giant panda?

The giant panda, which originated in China, Vietnam and Myanmar, is also known as bamboo bear and panda bear. Its populations have diminished over thousands of years because of hunting. Feeding on ... Read More »

Does the giant panda eat meat?

Giant pandas mainly eat bamboo stalks and leaves, but their diet also consists of fruits, grasses, bulbs and insects. Giant pandas also occasionally catch and eat small mammals, such as rodents, an... Read More »